July 28, 2021: Are We Alone in the Universe?


WWU Lands on Mars to Find Out

As far as we know, Earth is the only inhabitable planet. But what if it isn’t? Scientists and students from Western Washington University’s Mars Lab are on NASA’s Perseverance Rover team trying to untangle the history of water on Mars. Kristiana Lapo, a Researcher in Dr. Melissa Rice’s Western Mars Lab will shed some light on what we know about Mars, the challenges of space research, and ultimately whether we’ll ever know if there is life beyond planet Earth.